Date: January 19-20, 2017
Time: 8am to 5pm
Location: Country Inn, 2120 Harper Road, Beckley, WV 25801
This course is designed for local, State, Federal, and volunteer organizations, and private industry emergency management/response personnel with the responsibility for exercise program management and/or who serve as a member of an exercise planning team, and it is designed to meet the needs of this varied audience.
The HSEEP Training Course is an intermediate-level training course that incorporates exercise guidance and best practices from the HSEEP policy documents. The course prepares participants for exercise planning activities through identification of the five phases of the exercise process, the tasks associated with each phase, where exercises fall within the cycle, and the critical role exercises play in preparing the whole community to respond and recover from major emergencies.
The course is designed to convey the importance of utilizing HSEEP resources as a primary planning tool for the Nation's emergency preparedness officials when engaged in the management, design, development, conduct, evaluation, and improvement of their Emergency Response programs.
Registration begins at 7:30 a.m. on the first day of class. Training begins at 8:00 a.m. each day and will typically end around 4:00 p.m. This course is approved for 16 hours of Law Enforcement/Emergency Management credit.
The Independent Study (IS) 120a course, An Introduction to Exercises, which is offered through FEMA's Emergency Management Institute. You must bring your completion certificate to training.
Recommended Pre-requisite, but not required:
IS 130 course - Exercise Evaluation and Improvement Planning, which is offered through FEMA's EMI
*All participants are required to obtain a FEMA Student Identification (SID) number!
How do I obtain my FEMA Student Identification (SID) number?
Step 1: To register, go to https://cdp.dhs.gov/femasid
Step 2: Click on the "Need a FEMA SID" box on the right side of the screen.
Step 3: Follow the instructions and provide the necessary information to create your account.
Step 4: You will receive an email with your SID number. You should save this number in a secure location.
01/19/2017 8:00 AM - 01/20/2017 5:00 PM